So I blogged about this back in October when the Pelicans first announced their mascot, Hugo. (link). Apparently they were getting complaints, probably a few crying kids, and decided to give Hugo a makeover after an “injury”. So now this:
Looks like this:
Definitely more kid friendly and not as “Im tripping balls and theres a crazy bird after me” look. I have to hand it to the Pelicans PR department, if it wasnt for all this Hugo talk this year would we even know the team still exists. And this from a team with a 7 footer that rocks a unibrow.